Welcome to the Crime Victims Helpline

Freephone 116 006

Monday to Friday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Saturday and Holidays 2:00 – 4:00 pm 

Crime Victims Helpline offers support to all victims of crime in Ireland. We support, inform and empower victims of crime and all those impacted by crime.

We are here to listen. We can provide you with information about the criminal justice system. We can tell you about other victim support organisations and resources in your community.

Crime Victims Helpline can be contacted at:

Freephone 116 006


Text: 085 133 7711

Our hours are:

Monday through Friday- 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Saturday and Holidays- 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Sunday- Closed

Outside of these hours you can leave a message and your call will be returned during the next Helpline open hours.


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Crime Victims Helpline Holiday Hours:

Friday 25th December: Closed
Saturday 26th December: Closed
Sunday 27th December: Closed
Monday 28th December: 2pm-4pm
Tuesday 29th December: 2pm-4pm
Wednesday 30th December: 2pm-4pm
Thursday 31st December: 2pm-4pm
Friday 1 January: 2pm-4pm
Saturday 2nd January: 2pm-4pm
Sunday 3rd January: Closed
Monday 4th January: Resume normal hours
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